"I shall not grow conservative with age."
- Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The Legacy Film Series at the JCC of San Francisco
As part of the JCC’s FreudFest program, the film subjects centered on therapy, relationships, health, life/death, creativity and passion.
Director: Erin HudsonA lyrical reflection on being old and enjoying life through aquatic therapy.
DAUGHTER OF THE BRIDE (30')
Director: Terri RandallA wry and sensitive look at how a widowed 66 year old mother's remarriage affects the dynamics of her family.
BUBBEH LEE & ME (35')
Director: Andy Abrahams WilsonThis documentary examines the legacies passed through the generations between the filmmaker and his 87 year old grandmother as he trains his camera on her life in a Jewish retirement community in Florida. It shows through conversations and happenings, comical, serious, uncomfortable and touching moments in their relationship.
JOURNEY WITH ME: STORIES OF GROWING OLDER (20')
Directors: Dorothy Crawford & Charlie KosheffA moving documentary depicting adaptation to life's changes and losses through spirituality, creativity and growth. The medium of dance, along with interviews, conveys the emotional impact of the aging experience.
© 2006- Legacy Film Series
Photo Credits: Let's Face It: Wendy Oser, Joan Levinson, Beverly Spencer Afloat: Erin Hudson Old Woman: Sandra Martin Productions